Dr. David Tascarella, MD

Pediatric Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 63

About Doctor

Dr. David Tascarella, MD is a pediatric psychiatry specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in pediatric psychiatry, psychiatry, and more.

Our philosophy is based on a concept of achieving balance in health, wellness and spirituality.Our treatment setting insures confidentiality and fosters personal growth and awareness.

The Institute for Higher Living is based on Dr. Tascarella's philosophy of achieving wellness through balance of mind, body and spirit. He has dedicated his life toward making a difference in how Behavioral Healthcare is delivered, taking it to a much needed and more contemporary approach to diagnosis and treatment. He and his staff genuinely care about each individual under our care in terms of feelings, meeting one's goals, achieving happiness and feeling fulfilled in one's life.

Dr. Tascarella is one of the Nation's top-rated psychiatrists. He has special expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of ADD/ADHD [Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder] and Alcohol/Drug Dependencies. He has been designated as a National Thought Leader in Psychiatry. Dr. Tascarella also specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Depression, Anxiety, Panic Disorder, Bipolar Disorder (including Acute Mania), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Sleep Disorders, Psychosis and Obesity/Morbid Obesity, among others.

Dr. Tascarella has developed revolutionary diagnostic and treatment protocols over the last 25 years through his own independent research and data analysis. 80-90% of those he treats for alcoholism/addiction succeed in long term recovery utilizing his unique outpatient approaches. His expertise allows for accurate diagnoses of behavioral and medical conditions that are very often missed by other providers. All too often, someone is referred for evaluation of a behavioral health issue which ultimately turns out to be medical in origin, although, it presents itself with behavioral signs and symptoms.

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Areas of Expertise

Pediatric Psychiatry
Addiction and Substance Abuse Counseling
Addiction Psychiatry
Anxiety Disorders
Sleep Medicine


  • 2014 Continuing Medical Education (Cme)
  • 1993 Bellevue Medical Center
  • 1993 Medical Director Of Dual Diagnosis Inpatient Program, Nyu-Bellevue Medical Center
  • 1992 Fact (Family Addiction Counseling Treatment)
  • 1984 King's County Medical Center
  • 1982 Creighton University School Of Medicine
  • 1978 Creighton University
  • Dr. David Tascarella, MD

    3525 Piedmont Rd NE Bldg 7-410 Atlanta, GA 30305

    Phone:(404) 846-9925
    3525 Piedmont Rd NE Bldg 7-410 Atlanta, GA 30305
    Dr. David Tascarella, MD -3525 Piedmont Rd NE Bldg 7-410 Atlanta, GA 30305- Hospital Search Office Phone: (404) 846-9925


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